Venue: HEADS Training Centre, Hadrian School
Date: DATE TBC
Cost: £99.00 per delegate (includes lunch and refreshments)
Tutor: Leigh Smyth, Registered Nurse and Independent Tutor

This one day course will help learners understand more about people with learning disabilities. It aims to support delegates to:

  • Understand what a learning disability is and what can cause learning disabilities
  • Understand the history of care and support of individuals with a learning disability throughout the ages up to the present day
  • Understand the role of family, friends and the community in the lives of individuals
  • Understand current concepts in care including Person Centred Approaches
  • Understand the therapies, treatments and other professionals which may be used by individuals, including medical and holistic health model